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hell–raiser

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noun hell–rais·er \ˈhel-ˌrā-zər\

Simple Definition of hell–raiser

  • : a person who behaves badly or causes trouble for others

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hell–raiser

  1. :  one given to wild, boisterous, or intemperate behavior

hell–raising play \-ˌrā-ziŋ\ noun or adjective

1914

First Known Use of hell–raiser

1914


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